Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation

04/07/2021 | News release | Distributed by Public on 04/08/2021 00:40

Russian Deputy Defence Minister Alexander Fomin met with the head of the Iraqi People's Militia

07.04.2021 (19:30)

Today, the Deputy Minister of Defence of the Russian Federation, Colonel-General Alexander Fomin, met with the head of the People's Militia of the Republic of Iraq, Faleh Fayyad.

During the meeting, the sides exchanged views on the situation in the Middle East region, and also touched upon the current state and prospects for the development of bilateral military and military-technical cooperation.

The meeting was held in a friendly atmosphere and confirmed the readiness of the participants to further develop Russian-Iraqi cooperation in the field of defence, security and the fight against terrorism.